After the assembly of Congress’ high choice-making physique, the CWC urged Sonia Gandhi to proceed as its interim chief until an AICC session is convened
New Delhi: Senior Congress chief Kapil Sibal, who’s among the many 23 occasion leaders to have written to Sonia Gandhi seeking an organisational overhaul, mentioned on Tuesday that “it is not about a post” but about the nation that issues most”.
A day after the Congress Working Committee (CWC) assembly, Sibal made the remarks in a cryptic tweet. “It’s not about a post. It’s about my country which matters most,” he tweeted, with out elaborating.
After the seven-hour assembly of the occasion’s high choice-making physique, the CWC urged Sonia Gandhi to proceed as its interim chief until an AICC session will be convened and authorised her to impact essential organisational modifications to take care of the challenges going through the occasion.
It made it clear nobody will likely be permitted to undermine or weaken the occasion and its management.
The CWC additionally resolved that inside-occasion points can’t be deliberated by way of the media or in public fora and all such points have to be raised throughout the occasion “in the interest of propriety and discipline”.
Some senior Congress leaders, together with Sibal and Shashi Tharoor, met at their senior colleague Ghulam Nabi Azad’s home in New Delhi on Monday night after the CWC debated their letter to Sonia Gandhi seeking pressing organisational reforms.
The assembly was additionally attended by Mukul Wasnik and Manish Tewari, together with another signatories to the letter who have been current in the National Capital, sources mentioned.
The leaders mentioned the decision handed on the CWC assembly.
Having a “full time” management that’s lively in the sphere and “visible” in occasion workplaces, devolution of powers to state models and revamping the CWC in line with the occasion structure are a number of the far-reaching recommendations made by 23 senior Congress leaders in a letter to occasion chief Sonia Gandhi to revive the organisation.
Sibal had hit out at Rahul Gandhi on Twitter on Monday for a purported comment slamming the letter writers.
Sibal, who will not be part of the CWC, withdrew his tweet slightly later after being “informed by Rahul Gandhi personally that he never said what was attributed to him”
The Congress additionally formally denied that Rahul Gandhi had accused any occasion chief of “colluding with the BJP”.
Former president Rahul, it’s learnt, launched a pointy assault towards the signatories of the letter, questioning their timing in addition to the actual fact they went public with their grievances.
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